Women in The Workplace: You Can Have it All
A powerful, funny, and moving presentation from a woman who has faced ups and downs and literal tumbles on her career trajectory. Mika Brzezinski has now found her voice as the co-host of Morning Joe, but it wasn’t always so easy. Citing personal stories from her quest to find the work-life balance, Brzezinski presents tools and techniques for success at home and on the job.
Know And Grow Your Value
With her vast experience dealing with current events and hot topics as both host of Morning Joe and through navigating her own career, Mika Brzezinski offers informative and entertaining insights woven together with the latest research on issues such as equal pay, women in the boardroom, and access to start-up capital, in order to create a highly relevant look into women’s perceived value in the office—and how they can increase their worth professionally, personally, and financially. Drawing on the work and research in three of her New York Times bestselling books, including All Things At Once-- which offers an honest look at professional setbacks and shares a pragmatic approach to achieving a work-life balance-- and Knowing Your Value and Grow Your Value-- which share how successful women can achieve their deserved recognition and financial worth in the workplace-- Mika offers empowering and actionable insights that leave every audience ready to take action in their own lives.
In a talk based on her best-selling book, Obsessed, Mika Brzezinski tackles the topic of food addiction. Known on Morning Joe for being adamant about improving America’s eating habits, she believes it is time we stop shaming ourselves and look at the food we eat. Covering topics like body image, eating disorders, childhood obesity, Brzezinski delves into the science of sugar and fat and what can be done to improve our health. Her presentation starts a dialogue on how the country became overweight and how we can turn the corner as a nation. With stories and insights from notable people in medicine, health, business, the arts, and politics – including her own daily struggle with food and body image, Brzezinski helps her audience find a healthier version of themselves.
Mika Brzezinski is the co-host of MSNBC’s Morning Joe, founder of “Know Your Value” and author of four best-selling books. In 2015, Mika launched “Know Your Value,” a nationwide movement in partnership with NBCUniversal to support an empowered and inclusive community that helps all women recognize, and be recognized for, their worth in business and in life.
Prior to joining MSNBC in 2007, Mika was an anchor of CBS Evening News Weekend Edition and a CBS News correspondent who frequently contributed to CBS Sunday Morning and 60 Minutes.
In 2018, Mika was awarded with the New York Women in Communications’ Matrix Award. Mika, along with Morning Joe co-host Joe Scarborough, was inducted into the Cable News Hall of Fame in 2016. Mika also served as a Visiting Fellow at the Institute of Politics at Harvard’s Kennedy School in the fall of 2017.
Mika recently released EARN IT!: Know Your Value and Grow Your Career, in Your 20s and Beyond with co-author Daniela Pierre-Bravo, which provides young women the tools to find their voices and build success.